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Simple linear regression with interval censored dependent and independent variables

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Author(s):
de Lima Taga, Marcel F. [1] ; Singer, Julio M. [1]
Total Authors: 2
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Dept Estat, Sao Paulo - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 1
Document type: Journal article
Source: STATISTICAL METHODS IN MEDICAL RESEARCH; v. 27, n. 1, p. 198-207, JAN 2018.
Web of Science Citations: 0
Abstract

We consider a simple linear regression model that accommodates situations where both the dependent and the independent variables are interval censored. We obtain maximum likelihood estimators of its parameters and compare their performance with that of estimators derived under ordinary linear regression models. We also develop prediction intervals for the response and illustrate the results with data from an audiometric study designed to evaluate the possibility of prediction of behavioural thresholds from physiological thresholds. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 13/21728-2 - The use of modern autopsy techniques to investigate human diseases (MODAU)
Grantee:Paulo Hilário Nascimento Saldiva
Support type: Research Projects - Thematic Grants